Leonard ELLIS (1867-1914)

Leonard ELLIS was born in June 1867 in Scarborough, Yorkshire.1 He was a Chemist's Porter. He married Mary Isabella KIDD in June 1894 in Scarborough.2 He died in December 1914 in Scarborough.3


parents: John Ellis and Ann Kirby
He was the first man to die from the bombing of Scarborough in 1914.
He was a member of the Salvation Army.
Scarboroughs Maritime Heritage, A German Bombardment.


Mary Isabella KIDD, daughter of John Hood KIDD (1851-1913) and Margaret Ann HAINES (1848-1915), was born in January 1872 in Scarborough.4 Mary Isabella died in September 1901 in Scarborough.5


She died in childbirth.


Mary Isabella KIDD and Leonard ELLIS had the following children:


Hilda Mary ELLIS (1897- ). Hilda was born in June 1897 in Scarborough.6

Charles Leonard ELLIS (1899- ). Charles was born in March 1899 in Scarborough.7

Maggie ELLIS (1901-1901). Maggie was born in June 1901 in Scarborough.8 She died in September 1901 in Scarborough.9


1"Births, Marriages and Deaths Index". Jun 1867 Scarborough 9d 295
2Ibid. Jun 1894 Scarbro 9d 518
3Ibid. Dec 1914 Scarbro 9d 480
4Ibid. Mar 1872 Scarborough 9d 305
5Ibid. Sep 1901 Scarborough 9d 277
6Ibid. Jun 1897 Gateshead 10a 992
7Ibid. Mar 1899 Scarborough 9d 370
8Ibid. Jun 1901 Scarborough 9d 405
9Ibid. Sep 1901 Scarborough 9d 276